Kara and CSUD release the social/community component of their ongoing analysis of the Thika Highway Improvement Project

The Kenya Alliance of Resident Associations (Kara) in collaboration with the Center for Sustainable Urban Development (CSUD) at the Earth Institute, conducted a study of the impact of the Thika Highway Improvement Project (THIP) on communities in Nairobi. The findings of this study were complied in a comprehensive report that explains citizens’ main concerns with road safety, health, water drainage, property damage, public involvement, socio-economic impacts, among others.  CSUD has made an abridged version of this report available on their website by clicking here.  A full copy of the report can be obtained by contacting CSUD at emarcello@ei.columbia.edu.